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Luxury villa close to Elounda with private pool, offering stunning views

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms in quiet rural setting overlooking the sea

Villa Ellie is licensed by the Greek Tourist Authority (E.O.T) under licence number MHTE 1040K10003051601 and complies with all required regulations.

The villa is located on the outskirts of a small Cretan village, just a 10 minute drive away from the busy tourist destination of Elounda. The villa is accessed via stone steps from a private gated car park down through pretty garden areas and past a covered pergola with BBQ and stone oven. Here, a decked seating area offers beautiful views down over Elounda and Mirabello Bay equally as pretty by day or night. At the entrance to the villa there is another pergola covered dining area on the patio, which sweeps around the whole front of the villa, leading to the private swimming pool and sunbathing area. There are stunning uninterupted views out over the mountains, the sea and Elounda as far as the eye can see. Inside the villa, our guests will find every convenience they require during their stay. The open plan ground floor is light, airy and spacious and consists of a kitchen with dining area and all appliances including oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave plus all smaller kitchen appliances. The kitchen leads to the lounge which has been tastefully decorated by the owners to a high standard. Windows and patio doors front the room giving beautiful views and a lovely light and spacious feel. The patio doors lead out to the pool on one side and the pergola on the other. There is a dining table and chairs, large corner sofa, tv with satellite channels, dvd player, cd player and a selection of books, games and cds available to our guests. There is, of course, free wifi.

A shower room with toilet is located on the ground floor also.

Moving up the stairs to the first floor there is a landing with the bedrooms and family bathroom off. There are 3 double bedrooms in Villa Ellie and one bedroom with 2 single beds. Each bedroom has air conditioning, generous wardrobe and storage space and the master bedroom also has an en-suite bathroom. All double bedrooms lead out into a sun terrace with stunning views of the sea and mountains. The bedrooms are tastefully decorated and comfortable using quality bedding and towels plus toiletries.

The pool area has sun loungers with fixed sun shades, a shower, large tiled terrace area and private pool. Please note that smoking is allowed outside of the villa only.

More Details

Owner
Mandy
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 November, 2017

Location

Nearest Airport
70 Kilometres
Heraklion
Nearest Barpub
4 Kilometres
Elounda
Nearest Ferry
75 Kilometres
Heraklion
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Hersonnissos
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
Agios Nikolaos
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Kilometres
Pano Elounda
Nearest Beach
4 Kilometres
Elounda
Car: recommended

The villa is located within easy reach of bars, restaurants, shops and beaches which offer water sports and scuba diving. Pretty countryside walks are on your doorstep with a chance to see traditional Cretan villages and the people who live there. There are water parks, an aquarium and a dinosaur centre within an hours drive as well as many archeological sites. Lovely sandy beaches are within easy reach of the villa both locally in Elounda and Plaka and slightly further away in Agios Nikolaos and beyond towards the south of the island. 10 minutes drive will take you into Elounda where there are many restaurants and bars, shops and daily boats to the famous local island of Spinalonga.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Elounda in Agios Nikolaos Municipality

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Rustic
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Family bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , En-suite bathroom situated in master bedroom
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Downstairs bathroom with shower and sink
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • Master Bedroom. Queen size bed, fitted wardrobes and cupboards, safe, double doors opening to sun terrace and sea views, en-suite bathroom with shower, bath, sink and w.c. 2 further bedrooms with double beds, fitted wardrobes and cupboards, mini fridge and double doors opening out into sun terrace. 4th bedrooms has 2 single beds, fitted wardrobes and double doors to small patio area
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Deck Furniture
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Please Note Any special offers cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, discount or price reduction.

Reviews

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(17 traveller reviews)

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Luxury villa close to Elounda with private pool, offering stunning views
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews
5

A first class holiday for all the family

  • 5 of 5

The information we were sent before arriving looked too good to be true! However when we arrived at the Villa it was clear that everything was in fact even better, if possible, than the information we had been given.

Right from the start when Mandy and Tony met us in the early hours of the morning at stupid o'clock, and didn't rush explaining the layout of the villa and how everything worked plus the very welcome "welcome pack" which removed any immediate need to worry about shopping first thing the next day. This set us up for what was to remain as a thoroughly relaxing 2 week stay for us all and well suiting all ages from late sixties to 18 months.

The property has everything anyone could want with excellent rooms, first class pool and all the facilities you could hope for. This together with Mandy and Tony being so helpful and available to help with advice when needed and the unsurpassed location with the wonderful views made this by far the best villa holiday we have ever experienced.

We all look forward to the day we will be able to return to what can only be described as paradise.

Thank you so much Mandy and Tony from John and Jill (grandparents), James, Dave, Phil, Josh and Katie (sons and daughter-in-law) plus grandson Joel. xxxxxxx

  • Review Submitted: 01-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you all for your lovely review and we are so glad to hear that you had such a lovely holiday at the villa. We loved having you and hope that you are able to stay with us again in the future . Thank you again
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5

'Stunning'

  • 5 of 5

Party of 5 adults

This is an ideal property for those who want luxury, views to die for and a quiet location. Situated well above the small port of Elounda and in easy reach of beaches, bars and airport. Mandy & Tony provided all we needed and were on hand to answer all our questions. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend this property to families and groups of adults and will certainly be returning.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

House very well equipped and comfortable. Beautiful views. Well maintained.

  • 5 of 5

There were 5 of us and we enjoyed barbequeing and eating outside. The pool was great fun at the end of a day at the beach. Views were spectacular. House is very private.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your stay, we are so glad you enjoyed the villa and your trip to Crete. We enjoyed having you stay with us, you were all great guests and we hope you can visit us again in the future. Many thanks again
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5

Amazing place

  • 5 of 5

Villa Ellie in Elounda was by far the best place we have stayed .From

the greeting we received from Mandy and Tony to the beautiful villa

which had everything you could possibly want.The photos of the villa are

exactly what you get and more.The only down side was you need to stay

longer just to appreciate it.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind review and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay here. We loved having you and your grandchildren and hope you can visit again in the future.
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5

AMAZING!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I traveled to many destinations across the world, but the experience we got staying at the villa Ellie in Greece this summer was unbelievable! From the moment of our arrival to the villa our minds were blown away! The villa is located at the very top of the mountain; therefore the view that you get is spectacular. You get to see the most beautiful sunsets overlooking at the mountains and the waterfront; and even more breathtaking starry skies and the view of the night city. The villa seems to be secluded from every other house located nearby, making this experience seem very private.

The villa is very spacious. Although we had a crowd of 6 people (all different ages and interests), there was room for everybody, and a quite place to “escape” if needed. The villa has two big terraces and a big pool area, making this a perfect vacation spot for those who enjoy spending their vacation relaxing outside, and not go sightseeing every day. For those that enjoy sightseeing, the villa was in a good proximity to various attractions. There are also a variety of beaches near the villa, so we had no problem getting around (we had two rental car).

The Inside the house id very equipped, and has all the things that you can imagine (starting from hair driers, and irons, ending with detergent). We were especially pleasantly surprised with how well equipped the kitchen is. There is plenty of dining locations in the house- a dining room/living room inside the house, a beautiful balcony terrace outside the house, and a nice brick stone oven on the upper level terrace. All three dining areas have beautiful views!

Every bedroom is connected to the main balcony, therefore you wake up to a spectacular view every morning. The rooms were spacious, and with a lot of storage space. The beds were very comfortable.

The owners of the house are very pleasant and helpful. They were always there to help with any questions we might have had. Overall, I would grade our stay as an A++. Would definitely come back again, and recommend to all my friends.

Thank you so much Mandy and Tony! ☺

  • Review Submitted: 27-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A memorable holiday in a stunning villa

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 6 (two children 8 and 5, their parents and grandparents) enjoyed a wonderful week in this superb, extremely well equipped villa.

It has been a delight to play in the pool each day, and what a spectacular view! Wonderful sunrises and sunsets and stargazing. We have done yoga on the upper deck, mammoth Lego building sessions at the dining table, lots of games and pool fun with the inflatables, and 2 epic barbecues. Thank you, Mandy and Tony for the recommendation of Almyros beach with its lovely fine sand and crystal clear water. We also loved exploring Elounda, Plaka, Spinalonga, Kritsa, and walking to the Kalydon peninsula along the causeway. We can recommend an excellent dinner at Palio Kantouni.

Everything was perfect in the villa - thank you for a memorable holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Elounda, Crete

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Early Season
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
£857
for 5 nights
£1,200
 
 
Mid Season
1 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,071
for 5 nights
£1,500
 
 
High Season
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,286
for 5 nights
£1,800
 
 
Mid Season
1 Sep 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,071
for 5 nights
£1,500
 
 
Nightly Rate
16 Sep 2018 - 22 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,070
for 5 nights
From
£214
£1,500
 
 
Mid Season
23 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,071
for 5 nights
£1,500
 
 
Late Season
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
£857
for 5 nights
£1,200
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Cancellation Policy
If the holiday is cancelled by the guests before the final balance is paid, the deposit is non refundable. If the guests cancel after payment of the final balance and if the holiday dates cannot be re-booked by us, the total monies are non refundable.
If the holiday is cancelled by us for any reason, any monies paid will be refunded.

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Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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